Delhi to Varanasi Bus

Delhi to Varanasi Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration
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Cheapest Bus Ticket Price
14 hrs 4 mins
INR 570.00

Delhi to Varanasi Bus Distance

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Delhi to Varanasi Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
Laxmi holidays 16:30 22:30 14 hrs 45 mins
Gola Bus Service 17:20 20:00 14 hrs 7 mins
R S YADAV SMART BUS PRIVATE LIMITED 18:45 21:00 14 hrs 20 mins
HIGHWAY STAR TRAVEL & CARGO 21:15 22:15 13 hrs 37 mins
SAFAR EXPRESS PVT LTD 16:05 22:05 13 hrs 57 mins

Delhi to Varanasi Bus Ticket Price

The minimum bus ticket price from Delhi to Varanasi is INR 570.00. You can avail exclusive offers, deals & discounts and get the cheapest bus tickets online with redBus for both private and government bus operators. Bus ticket prices for Delhi to Varanasi vary based on the distance, operator, bus type, amenities provided and also the travel season. Bus fare can be higher for top end buses like volvo, mercedes multi-axle sleeper buses. New users can use coupon code FIRST to get upto Rs 250 OFF on their first booking. redBus offers wallet cashback that can be redeemed by frequent travelers on every booking with a validity of 6 months from the day money is credited into the wallet. You can check all the offers & deals currently live for new & existing customers and select the best one applicable for your booking.

Delhi to Varanasi Bus Distance & Duration

The average duration of buses from Delhi to Varanasi is 14 hrs 4 mins. However, you can expect variations in the time taken due to route, traffic, weather conditions or other circumstances. The minimum journey duration for a bus from Delhi to Varanasi is 12:00. Passengers travelling by bus from Delhi to Varanasi cover a distance of approximately 816 kms. The first bus for Varanasi from Delhi leaves at 15:00 and the last bus leaves Delhi at 23:55

How to Book Bus Tickets Online for Delhi to Varanasi on redBus

Booking a bus from Delhi to Varanasi with redBus is easy, safe, fast & convenient. redBus offers a user-friendly interface where you can book a bus ticket in simple steps. To book bus tickets online, download the redBus android or iOS mobile application or visit the redBus website.  

Follow these steps to book bus tickets from Delhi to Varanasi:  

Step 1: Visit the redBus website or open the android/iOS app

Step 2: Enter your source, destination and journey date and click on ‘Search Buses’  

Step 3: All the available bus services from Delhi to Varanasi will be listed along with the bus timings, seat availability, ticket prices, images, boarding points, amenities and more. You can apply filters to see buses of your choice based on ratings, departure/arrival times, bus types like volvo/sleeper/ac/non-ac, boarding/dropping points, operators and more 

Step 4: Choose your bus, select a seat and enter the boarding and dropping points 

Step 5: Enter passenger details and contact information, then click ‘Proceed to Pay’ 

Step 6: Complete the payment process online on redBus to confirm your bus ticket 

Step 7: Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive your Delhi to Varanasi e-ticket/M-ticket. You can show your m-ticket at the time of boarding and enjoy a hassle-free journey

Government, RTC and State Transport Bus Services & Timings

redBus is an official partner for about 26 RTCs, State/Government transport and roadway bus corporations that offer reliable and affordable bus services with timings throughout the day. These buses provide essential connectivity between 15,000 cities and more than 5 lac routes across India. Some of the top government operators partnering with redBus are APSRTC, TSRTC, RSRTC, KSRTC (Kerala), UPSRTC and more. These RTC buses run from some of the top bus terminals in each city like Jubilee Bus Station (JBS) in Hyderabad, Koyambedu in Chennai, Inter State Bus Terminal (ISBT) in Delhi, Pandit Nehru Bus Station (PNBS) in Vijayawada, Sindhi Camp in Jaipur and many more. Some of the RTCs offer concessions to passengers based on age, gender, education making it a preferred mode of travel for senior citizens, students and ladies. Many state transport corporations also run special pilgrimage and tour package services to historical places, places of worship for leisure trips with friends and family.

Top Boarding and Dropping Points for Delhi and Varanasi

When it comes to boarding and dropping points in Delhi and Varanasi, you have various convenient options to choose from depending on where you are located. The top private and government bus operators' services start from the top bus terminals located centrally in a city and also halt at several points enroute the destination to facilitate easy boarding and dropping experience for travellers. Most of the boarding points have the necessary amenities for passengers like waiting rooms, washrooms, cafes, restaurants, wi-fi, charging points and more. Some boarding/dropping points are located with good connectivity to local transport means like auto, cab, metro and buses. With redbus' live bus tracking feature you can track where the bus is located and accordingly plan to reach the boarding point on time. By sharing the live bus location with your family, you can have a safe travel experience.

Some of the top Boarding Points in Delhi are Akshardham Mandir, Akshardham Metro Station, Anand Vihar, ISBT Kashmiri Gate, Karol Bagh, Morigate, Others. Some of the top Dropping Points in Varanasi are Aurai, Aurai (up), Bus Stand, By pass varanasi, Gopiganj, Hadiya, Kiran HP petrol pump varanasi, Lahartara, Lahartara kiran petrol pump, Laher Tara Chauraha .

Popular Bus Operators on Delhi to Varanasi Route

With a network of 4,500+ private bus operators and 26+ official state transport partnerships, redBus offers a large fleet of buses to choose from across all the cities in India. There are a total of 25 bus operators on this route. Some of the popular operators running bus services from Delhi to Varanasi are:

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Top Images of Buses from Delhi to Varanasi Route

    Delhi to Varanasi Bus Seat Availability

    You can check real-time availability of seats for buses running from Delhi to Varanasi route. You can navigate to the seats section for any bus service to view the number of available seats, seat types and price. You can select among different seat types like seater, sleeper, semi-sleeper in the lower or upper decks and proceed with bus ticket booking. You can get a guaranteed seat based on your preference and travel plans. During peak travel seasons like summer holidays, festivals, national holidays and long weekends, you can get an assured seat of your choice by booking in advance so you can travel with a peace of mind.

    FAQS for Delhi to Varanasi bus ticket booking

    Are buses available from Delhi to Varanasi?

    Yes, the number of buses available from Delhi to Varanasi are 49. Also, there are 25 operators making trips from Delhi to Varanasi.

    How can I book bus tickets online from Delhi to Varanasi?

    You can visit redBus website or download the app, select bus and seats, choose boarding and dropping points, enter passenger details, proceed to the payment section to confirm your bus ticket booking.

    What is the cheapest bus ticket price from Delhi to Varanasi?

    The cheapest bus ticket price from Delhi to Varanasi is INR 570.00

    What is the maximum bus ticket fare for Delhi to Varanasi?

    The maximum bus ticket fare for a journey from Delhi to Varanasi is INR 5999.00

    What are the bus timings for Delhi to Varanasi and departure time of the first and last bus?

    The departure time of the first bus from Delhi to Varanasi is at 15:00, while the last bus is at 23:55.

    What is the total distance covered from Delhi to Varanasi?

    The total distance covered from Delhi to Varanasi is 816 kms.

    What is the minimum journey duration from Delhi to Varanasi?

    The minimum journey duration from Delhi to Varanasi could take around 12:00 hours by bus. However, the duration from Delhi to Varanasi also depends on factors such as distance, road conditions, and traffic.

    What are the boarding points in Delhi for buses from Delhi to Varanasi?

    The common boarding points in Delhi for buses from Delhi to Varanasi are Akshardham Mandir, Akshardham Metro Station, Anand Vihar, ISBT Kashmiri Gate, Karol Bagh, Morigate, Others.

    What are the dropping points in Varanasi for buses from Delhi to Varanasi?

    The common dropping points in Varanasi for buses from Delhi to Varanasi are Aurai, Aurai (up), Bus Stand, By pass varanasi, Gopiganj, Hadiya, Kiran HP petrol pump varanasi, Lahartara, Lahartara kiran petrol pump, Laher Tara Chauraha .

    Who are the popular bus operators from Delhi to Varanasi?

    The popular bus operators serving from Delhi to Varanasi are Raj Shila Travels, Laxmi holidays, Gola Bus Service, SAFAR EXPRESS PVT LTD, HIGHWAY STAR TRAVEL & CARGO.

    What are the bus types running from Delhi to Varanasi?

    The bus types running from Delhi to Varanasi route are Scania Multi-Axle A/C Seater (2+2), Volvo A/C (2+2), A/C Sleeper (2+1), A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+1), A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+2). So, whether you are looking for a basic or luxury ride, there’s something for passengers.

    What is the customer care number for Delhi to Varanasi?

    For any customer support or complaints regarding bus booking, you can visit .

    What payment methods are available for Delhi to Varanasi bus ticket booking?

    redBus offer various payment options for bus ticket booking for Delhi to Varanasi like redBus Wallet, Credit and debit cards. Also, you can make payments using UPI such as Gpay, PhonePe, and Amazon Pay, wallets payments like Paytm and amazon pay, net banking, and buy now and pay later options like Simpl

    How can I cancel or reschedule my Delhi to Varanasi bus ticket?

    You can cancel Delhi to Varanasi bus tickets online through redBus or from the app. Also, you can contact customer service for any cancellations query. Cancellations will incur charges as outlined on the ticket.

    Delhi to Varanasi Online Bus Booking on redBus

    redBus is India's most trusted online bus ticket booking brand with 3.6 Cr customers served across markets like India, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Peru, Colombia and more. redBus' mobile application is the top downloaded bus booking app with 5 Cr+ downloads, 4.5 star rating and 24 lac reviews. You can compare bus services, timings, prices, availability and travel without anxiety if you're traveling alone or with family. Volvo, Mercedes multi-axle buses are more popular among travelers for their comfort, safety specially for long distance or night bus journeys.

    redBus is the official partner for 4500+ private & 26+ RTCs/State transport corporations serving on ~4.5 lac bus routes across India. redBus is an Authorised IRCTC Partner offering train ticket booking as well. You can also book metro rail tickets, autos in select cities where it is available currently.

    You can choose from multiple payment options that are safe & secure like debit cards, credit cards, net banking. Also, you can make payments using UPI with Gpay, PhonePe, and Amazon Pay, wallets like Paytm and Amazon Pay and buy now pay later options like Simpl.

    You get 24X7 customer support on call/chat in multiple languages like Hindi, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, Bengali and more.

    With redBus Assurance Program, you can secure your trip against cancellations by the bus operator and get 50% extra refund up to Rs 500 as wallet cash. Also, you get up to Rs 5 Lacs in medical coverage in case of bus accidents. Users can opt for redBus Assurance Program on the passenger information screen at the time of bus booking.

    Book the Cheapest Online Bus Tickets with redDeals

    redDeals are discounts offered by top bus operators exclusively on redBus. The redDeal discount amount which ranges from a minimum of 5% to a maximum of 25% is in addition to any other discount applicable at the time of booking your online bus ticket. So with redDeals you can be assured of not just safe & comfortable travel but also of the cheapest travel option at any time. Different types of redDeals offered by operators include Return trip offer, Early bird offer, Last minute offer, Trial offer, Festive/Holiday offer and more. Booking online bus tickets with redDeals is easy. They have flexible cancellation and reschedule policies - Flexi Ticket.

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    There are no reddeals avaiable for this route.

    Top Bus Types Available for Buses from Delhi to Varanasi

    Some of the bus types available for travel from Delhi to Varanasi are :

    • Scania Multi-Axle A/C Seater (2+2)
    • Volvo A/C (2+2)
    • A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+1)
    • A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+2)
    • A/C Sleeper (1+2)
    • Bharat Benz A/C Seater /Sleeper (2+1)
    • A/C Sleeper (2+2)
    • A/C Seater Push Back (2+2)
    • Volvo A/C Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • Volvo A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • Volvo A/C Seater (2+2)
    • A/C Seater (2+2)
    • A/C Seater Hi-Tech Push Back (2+2)
    • A/C Seater Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • Volvo Multi-Axle A/C Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • A/C Seater (2+1)
    • Volvo Multi-Axle B9R Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • Volvo A/C Seater Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • Volvo A/C Multi-Axle Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • A/C Seater (2+3)
    • Volvo Multi-Axle A/C Sleeper (2+2)
    • NON A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+1)
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    Benefits of booking Delhi to Varanasi bus on redBus

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    With redBus, you can choose from multiple bus services based on price, user ratings, route taken, amenities, seat availability, duration, timings/timetable and bus operators. You can check the bus & seat images and information on boarding/dropping points, rest stops, amenities, child & luggage policies before making your decision. By booking online with redBus you can avoid standing in the long queues especially during peak or festive times and there are no additional charges or commission to be paid. You can use the live bus tracking feature to track your bus location in order to plan your trip better.

    Get your money back instantly with redBus in the event of cancellations or booking failure. As redBus works with PCI DSS compliant and secure payment partners/aggregators you can transact on the platform with the assurance of full safety.

    FlexiTicket: Flexible Cancellation & Reschedule Policies

    redBus offers traveler friendly cancellation and reschedule policies for its users. With the Flexiticket feature applicable on some of the top services, you can get amazing benefits on date change and cancellation. You can change your travel date for free up to 8 hours before departure or get a minimum 50% refund if you cancel your ticket at least 12 hours before the departure time. If you cancel within 0-12 hours before departure time, cancellation charges will be applicable as per the operator's policy. Watch out for the 'FlexiTicket' logo on the bus service to avail this benefit.

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    About Delhi

    Delhi is the capital city of India, situated in Northern India. The city is bordered by Haryana on three sides and Uttar Pradesh to its east. The city is divided into two parts: Old Delhi, which is characteris ed by narrow lanes and historical monuments, and New Delhi, India's bustling administrative and political epicenter.

    • History: Delhi's history is a tapestry of ancient empires and dynasties, from the Pandavas of Mahabharata to the reign of the Mughals and the British colonial period. Landmarks like the Red Fort, Qutub Minar, and Humayun’s Tomb provide glimpses into the city's rich past.
    • Culture and Art: Delhi is a melting pot of cultures, traditions, and religions. It hosts numerous cultural festivals, art exhibitions, and traditional performances. The city's theaters, such as the National School of Drama, are renowned for their productions.
    • Language: Hindi is the most common spoken language, the cosmopolitan nature of the city means that a plethora of languages like Punjabi, Urdu, Bengali, and English are spoken here.
    • Food: Delhi is a gastronomic paradise, from the street food stalls of Chandni Chowk offering samosas and golgappas to upscale restaurants serving international cuisines. Specialties include butter chicken, paranthas, and the ever-popular "Delhi belly" kebabs.
    • Famous Places to Visit: India Gate - A war memorial, Red Fort, Lotus Temple, Jama Masjid, Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb, Rashtrapati Bhavan, Akshardham Temple, Rajghat, National Museum 
    • Connectivity: Delhi is a major transportation hub with well-connected rail, road, and air networks. The Indira Gandhi International Airport is one of Asia's busiest airports. The city also boasts an efficient metro system that links major parts of the city.

    Delhi is more than just a city; it's an experience. Its colorful bazaars, historical monuments, bustling streets, and modern amenities make it a must-visit destination. It beautifully encapsulates the juxtaposition of old and new, tradition and innovation, calm and chaos. Whether you're a history buff, a food enthusiast, or just a curious traveller, Delhi has something to offer everyone. If you wish to travel from Delhi to Varanasi, consider choosing redBus for the hassle free journey.

    About Varanasi

    Varanasi, historically known as Benares or Kashi, stands as one of the most ancient and continuously inhabited cities on Earth. Located on the western banks of the Ganges River in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, Varanasi is revered as a spiritual epicenter by Hindus.

    • Geography: The city stretches along the Ganges, with a series of ghats (stone-paved steps) providing the faithful access to the sacred river. These ghats are central to life in Varanasi, serving as sites for rituals, cremations, and daily ablutions.
    • History: With its history dating back over 3,000 years, Varanasi has borne witness to numerous civilizations, dynasties, and cultural shifts. It's been a nexus of spiritual, philosophical, and academic pursuits.
    • Culture: A city of profound spiritual importance, Varanasi resonates with the sounds of temple bells, hymns, and chants. It's a bastion for classical arts – be it music, dance, or literature. The city is also renowned for its intricate Banarasi silk saris and handicrafts.
    • Langauge: Although Hindi is the predominant language, due to the influx of pilgrims and tourists from various parts of the world and India, multiple languages can be heard in the city.
    • Food: Varanasi's culinary scene is a vegetarian's paradise. Signature dishes include Kachori Sabzi, Samosa, Jalebi, and the famous Banarasi Paan.
    • Major Industries: Apart from its spiritual significance, Varanasi is famous for its silk weaving. The Banarasi sarees, known for their gold and silver brocade or zari, are sought after for Indian weddings and ceremonies.
    • Best Places to Visit: Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Dashashwamedh Ghat, Assi Ghat, Sarnath – where Buddha delivered his first sermon, Manikarnika Ghat – the primary cremation site, Banaras Hindu University, Ramnagar Fort, Durga Temple, Alamgir Mosque, Chunar Fort are the few famous places to visit in Varanasi.
    • Connectivity: Varanasi is well-accessible via air, road, and rail. Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport connects the city to major Indian destinations, and Varanasi's railway stations are pivotal transit points.

    Varanasi is more than just a city; it's an experience. A blend of spirituality, history, and culture, it offers a unique window into the soul of India. Whether witnessing the mesmerizing Ganga aarti at dusk, exploring ancient temples, or simply absorbing the city's timeless ambiance, a visit to Varanasi is spiritually and culturally enriching. If you wish to travel from Varanasi to Delhi consider choosing redBus.

    Travel Tips for Passengers Travelling from Delhi to Varanasi

    Here are some travel guidelines to keep in mind for Delhi to Varanasi bus journey.

    • Ensure to book your tickets in advance, either online or at the bus station. It will help you secure your seat to avoid last-minute hassles.
    • Try to arrive at the boarding point at least 15-30 minutes before the departure time and use the live bus tracking feature so that you don’t miss the bus.
    • Carry a valid photo ID proof such as Aadhar card, passport, or driver's license, as it may be required during ticket verification.
    • Check the luggage policies set by the bus operator and carry accordingly to avoid excess baggage charges or inconvenience to other passengers.
    • Listen to the instructions given by the bus staff regarding boarding and safety protocols, and cooperate with them at all times.
    • Avoid crowding near the entrance or exit of the bus and maintain a safe distance from other passengers.
    • Carry essential items such as water, snacks, medications, and other travel-related things to keep yourself comfortable during the journey.
    • To travel to/from the boarding/dropping points, you can buy metro tickets or book an auto on the redBus app. Metro ticket booking is currently available only in Chennai & Kochi, and auto booking is available only in Bangalore.

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